A little bit about Meg Lewis
I use my skills as a designer and my love for comedy to make the world a happier place through design, books, talks, writing, spaces, podcasts, workshops, and videos!
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Hey, you! Quit comparing! This week on Overtime, learn how to boost your creative confidence, and start embracing the unique skills you do (and don’t have). But first… Are people under age 30 killing email, or are they just using the internet differently? We also discuss an interesting concept shop that’s changing the future of retail. Tune in now!Read more & listen
Ya Lose Some, Ya Win Some
This week on Overtime, Meg investigates Clubhouse and the latest cake videos taking over the internet. Plus, learn what Harvard design grad students are doing to fight for racial justice. Then… has this year been a total waste? Are you 100% failing at life along with the rest of the world? Meg shares her tried-and-true technique for turning canceled or postponed opportunities into new and better ones.
Going Remote Forever, Byeee!
This week on Overtime—Are you feeling trapped? Is your company now remote forever? Meg walks you through an exercise to help you decide which city to move to next. Plus, we read your hilarious responses to the question, “How would you explain the job of a graphic designer to a five-year-old?” Then, co-founder of Foundation—a new crypto meets creative marketplace—stops by to explain how creatives can start earning money using the platform. Thanks to Basecamp for sponsoring this episode!
It’s Friday! (And We’re Not Thankful)
This week on Overtime, Meg is shocked by the new TGI Fridays’ rebrand, and we try to figure out why the heck they dropped the TGI?! Then, take a trip down memory lane as we look back at Milton Glaser’s iconic graphic design career (and his mother’s incredible spaghetti recipe)! Plus, Interior and Lifestyle Designer Ashley Ochiagha stops by to chat about personal style, space design, and support systems. Thanks to Basecamp for sponsoring this episode!
Here Come the ⌘-C Cats
This week on Overtime, we break down a new, unconventional design trend for political campaigns that everybody wanting to do the same thing. Plus, Meg tries to uncover the mysterious 👁️️👄👁️, and 3D artist Noah Camp stops by to chat about overcoming imposter syndrome and the power of leaning on support to find your way as a creative. Thanks to Basecamp for sponsoring this episode!
Design The New Normal
This week on Overtime, we talk about assessing our design thinking to stop perpetuating heteronormativity. Plus ,a new product that is reinventing the way we use email! Then, the organizers of “Where are the Black Designers” Mitzi Okou and Garrett Albury stop by to chat about their upcoming event, and what folks can expect. Thanks to Basecamp for sponsoring this episode!
Is Comic Sans Really That Bad?
This week on Overtime, we unpack what it means to decolonize our design thinking and question the rules we’ve been taught. Plus, brands design apologies that all look… the same? Finally, Meg talks about how to avoid lifting up the same people over and over again, and start lifting up some new voices. Thanks to Basecamp for sponsoring this episode!